Protests erupt over alternative route to Mansarovar yatra

 Protests erupted on Friday in Uttarakhand's Kumaon region over a pact signed between India and China seeking an alternative route to Mansarovar through Nathula in Sikkim, even as Chief Minister Harish Rawat opposed it saying the move would hurt religious sentiments of the people.

Tibetans protest Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit

Tibetan refugees on Thursday staged a protest in south Delhi's Dhaula Kuan area against Chinese President Xi Jingping's visit to India, police said.

Pak protests with Afghanistan over cross border attack

 Pakistan today lodged a protest with Afghanistan over a cross border attack by militants in the North Waziristan tribal region.

Supporters protest against Centre as Ajit Singh asked to vacate bungalow

Former Union Minister Ajit Singh’s supporters make an attempt to seize of his official bungalow at Tughlaq Road in New Delhi, which he was asked to vacate by the government.

Assam officials' convoy stopped by women protesters

 A group of women from Nagaland tried to stop the convoy of Assam Principal Secretary M G V K Bhanu when he went to villages rocked by last month's violence along the inter-state border in Golaghat district.

Protest in Hungary over treatment of NGOs funded by Norway Grants

Several hundred people gathered here Saturday to protest police investigations into Okotars, an environmental organisation appointed by Norway for administering the portion of the Norwegian Grants intended for non-governmental organisations (NGOs), Xinhua reported.

Left Front rally on Sep 22 against Saradha scam

 Left Front will take out a 'massive' rally in the city on September 22 to protest against the multi crore Sardha ponzi scheme scam in West Bengal.

Left women bodies hold rally supporting Saradha probe

In a tit for tat move against TMC women's wing's rally against CBI probe into the Saradha scam, women's organisations affiliated to Left parties today took out a well-attended rally in support of the probe.

TMC women supporters protest outside CBI office for second day

Led by West Bengal law minister Chandrima Bhattacharya, hundreds of women Trinamool Congress workers staged a sit-in outside the CBI office here for the second day on Friday.

25 detained for protesting against Pakistani exhibition in Delhi

At least 25 people were detained here on Thursday for protesting against an upcoming Pakistani lifestyle exhibition.

Police begin wearing cameras in US protest town

Police in the US town roiled by protests after the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager are now wearing body cameras in a bid to calm local anger, a news report said.

Truck runs over 5 children in Patna, angry crowd protests

Five children were killed in the Patna on Saturday night when a truck ran over them as they were sleeping on the road outside a slum cluster.

Demand for Pak PM Sharif's resignation grows, one protester killed in police firing
Demand for Pak PM Sharif's resignation grows, one protester killed in police firing

 Setting the stage for a confrontation, Imran Khan and Tahir-ul-Qadri led thousands of protesters armed with wire cutters who broke barricades and forced their way towards Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's official residence pressing for his immediate resignation.

Protests hampering Pakistan's progress: Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said the sit-in and protests hindered the progress of the country and he accepted the legitimate demands of the protesters, Geo News reported.

BJP activists protest against power cut in Agra

BJP activists hold demonstration against power cut in Agra on Wednesday.

J&K govt employees stage protest demanding regularisation of services

Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday used water cannons and batons to disperse dozens of government employees who tried to march towards Civil Secretariat here to protest in support of their demand for regularisation of their services.

Liberia police fire on protesters as West Africa`s Ebola toll hits 1,350

Police in the Liberian capital fired live rounds and tear gas on Wednesday to disperse a stone-throwing crowd trying to break an Ebola quarantine imposed on their neighbourhood, as the death toll from the epidemic in West Africa hit 1,350.

Four injured as protesters clash with police near Manipur Bhawan

Four persons including two policemen were injured when a group of protesters clashed with police near Manipur Bhawan here on Saturday evening.

Anti-govt protesters march towards Islamabad; shots fired at Imran Khan

Determined to oust Nawaz Sharif, thousands of protesters today marched towards the capital in two separate convoys as clashes erupted with opposition leader Imran Khan claiming that ruling PML-N activists fired at his vehicle.

Dhangar activists disrupt traffic over demand for reservation

Activists of Dhangar community on Thursday resorted to "chakka jam" (halt traffic) agitation at various places in the district, including Pune city, in support of their demand for reservation under ST category.